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Virginia Tech and City of Falls Church to partner on ‘Smart City’ test bed

The City of Falls Church and VTTI, in partnership with the Virginia Department of Transportation, are collaborating to develop a Smart City test bed on and adjacent to the university’s campus off Haycock Road in Northern Virginia.

Tom Dingus

Tom Dingus to step down as director of VTTI

Tom Dingus, director of VTTI for 25 years and endowed professor, has announced he plans to step down from the directorship and return to the faculty.

Michelle Chaka

Researcher receives industry award for women leaders in engineering

Michelle Chaka, Director of the Division of Data & Analytics, is the recipient of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) International 2021 J. Cordell Breed Award for Women Leaders.


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